Martinsville man faces multiple charges after robbery

Demarcell Leigh Houp, 29 (Martinsville City Jail)
Demarcell Leigh Houp, 29 (Martinsville City Jail)

MARTINSVILLE (WSLS 10) – Police have arrested a robbery suspect in Martinsville.

29-year old Demarcell Leigh Houp, of Martinsville has been charged with breaking and entering and being drunk in public.

Officers responded to the robbery in the 400 block of Third Street on Tuesday.

After conducting a neighborhood canvas, they identified Houp as a possible suspect.

He is being held at the Martinsville City Jail.



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